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Essays and Letters - Page 72
by Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 340 pages
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - English drama - 1812
...lately, •where a great number of people were collected, at an auction of merchant's goods. The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness...to a plain clean Old Man, with white locks, Pray, neighbour Wiseman, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical and ...

1812
...auction of merchant's goods. The hour of sale ot being come, they were conversing on the bad I ness of the times; and one of the company called to a plain,...old man, with white locks, ' Pray, father Abraham, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country ? How shall we be ever...
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Machintosh's collection of Gaelic proverbs, and familiar phrases: Englished ...

Donald Macintosh - Proverbs, Scottish Gaelic - 1819 - 239 pages
...others. Judge, then, how much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going; to relate to you.-*I stopped my horse lately, where: a great number of people were collected at an auction of merchant goodsj The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing, on! the badness of the times:...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820
...horse lately, where a great number of people were collected at a sale of merchants' goods. The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing on the badness...old man, with white locks, " Pray, father Abraham, what think you of the times ? Will not these heavy taxes quite ruin the country ? How shall we be able...
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A Father's Gift to His Son, on His Becoming an Apprentice: To which is Added ...

Conduct of life - 1821 - 140 pages
...much I must have been gratified by an incident I am going to relate to you. I stopped my horse, 102 great number of people were collected at an auction...called to a plain, clean, old man, with white locks, " P/ay, Father Abraham, what thik you of the times ? Will not those heavy taxes •lite ruin the...
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

English wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...they'll ftt you." FRANKLIN'S WAY то WEALTH, OB POOR RICHARD'S MAXIMS. COURTEOUS HEADER, I stopped ray horse lately, where a great number of people were...goods. The hour of the sale not being come, they were conversiug on the badness of the times ; and one of the company called to a plain, clean old man, with...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - Statesmen - 1825 - 303 pages
...Judge then how much I have been gratified by an incident which I am going to relate to you. I Btopped my horse lately where a great number of people were...collected at an auction of merchants' goods. The hour of sale not being come, they were conversing on thu badnezs of the times; and one o? Wo cotw^-kj cJJ^<5....
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

Wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...my horse lately, where a great number if people were collected at an auction of merchants' ^ods. The hour of the sale not being come, they were Conversing on the badness of the times ; and one of he company called to a plain, clean old man, with vhite locks—" Pray, father Abraham, what think...
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Prose

James Gates Percival - Literature - 1826
...how much I muft have een gratified by an incident I am going to relate to you. I flopped my horfe, lately, where a great number of people were collected...at an auction of merchants goods. The hour of the fale not being come, they ivereconverfmg on the badnefs of the times ; and one of the company called...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...horse, lately, where a great number of people were collected at an auction of merchan't's goods. 2 The hour of the sale not being come, they were conversing...old man, with white locks, “Pray, father Abraham, what think you of the times? Will not these •heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be...
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